The Hill House is designed by Johnston Marklee under condotions generated by modern problems of building on the hillside. The site, an irregular shaped lot situated on an uneven downhill slope, offfers panoramic views of Santa Monica Canyon.
The design of the house utilizes the restriction of hillside and zoning ordinance to create a spatial and structural opportinity - adopting the zoning envelope as a building form. The dynamic form minimizes disinction between roof and wall planes while maximizing the distinction between interior and exterior.
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